This collection consists of the holograph of DeZurko's 1953 doctoral dissertation "Functional Trends in Writing Pertaining to Architecture with Special Emphasis on Period ca. 1700-1850." Also included are the typescript and galley proof of the book Origins of Functionalist Theory.
The collection includes a holograph of Edward R. DeZurko's doctoral dissertation submitted to the Institiute of Fine Arts, New York University, April 1, 1953: "Functionalist Trends in Writings Pertaining to Architecture with Special Emphasis on the Period ca. 1700-1850." The collection also includes the typewritten manuscript of his recent book, Origins of Functionalist Theory, published by the Columbia University Press. The manuscript contains copious corrections by the author including instructions to the printer. In addition he has given to the Rice Library the corrected galley proof and the page proof.
Collection was a gift of Edward Robert De Zurko. Received on June 18, 1965.
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University 6100 Main St.
Edward Robert De Zurko architecture typescripts, 1953, 1957, MS 347, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. http://archives.library.rice.edu/repositories/2/resources/300 Accessed February 04, 2023.